Geek in the Morning: Tuesday June 6th, 2017


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On this day…in 1997

In fictional history

  • In 1920, Dr. Ivo Shandor starts a secret society: the Cult of Gozer
  • In1944, Corporal Logan of the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion lands in Normandy

Geeky News!

PS VR surpasses 1million sold! 

Wonder Woman box office vs other Superhero films

Sony and Backwards Compatibility?

Mac is getting some VR support

What you can unlock in Tekken 7

PS 4 price cut!

Breaking Bad VR

What might be coming to Pokemon Direct?

Funko Pop Batman: The Animated Series

WoW – Legion News

Freebies and Sales!

XBox One Deals of the Week

PS4 Weekly Deals

Nintendo Weekly Deals

Humble Bundle – Aspen Comics 2

Humble Bundle – Adult Swim Games

Humble Bundle – Linux and Open Source

Humble Bundle – Epic Platformers 

Story Bundle – Noir

Story Bundle – Moonscapes

Story Bundle – Military SF

Steam Specials

Midtown Comics – Deal of the day

Upcoming Events: (from https://www.upcomingcons.com/)

Releasing Today!

Books (from Bookreporter):

New Hardcover June 6th –

  • A Dark So Deadly by Stuart MacBrideCrime, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Before We Were Yours by Lisa WingateFamily, Fiction, Literary
  • Blackout by Marc ElsbergFiction, Thriller
  • Blood for Wine: A Cal Claxton Oregon Mystery by Warren C. EasleyFiction, Mystery
  • Camino Island by John GrishamCrime, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • DIS MEM BER and Other Stories of Mystery and Suspense by Joyce Carol OatesFiction, Mystery, Short Stories, Suspense, Thriller
  • Do Not Become Alarmed by Maile MeloyFamily, Family Life, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Everybody’s Son by Thrity UmrigarFamily, Family Life, Fiction
  • Fly Me by Daniel RileyFiction, Historical Fiction
  • Give Up the Dead: A Jay Porter Novel by Joe CliffordFiction, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller
  • Going Deep: John Philip Holland and the Invention of the Attack Submarine by Lawrence GoldstoneHistory, Nonfiction
  • Grief Cottage by Gail GodwinFiction, Gothic
  • He Said/She Said by Erin KellyFiction, Psychological Suspense, Psychological Thriller, Suspense, Thriller
  • How to Survive a Summer by Nick WhiteComing of Age, Fiction, Gay & Lesbian
  • If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?: My Adventures in the Art and Science of Relating and Communicating by Alan AldaNonfiction, Personal Growth
  • Indecent Exposure: A Stone Barrington Novel by Stuart WoodsFiction, Mystery,Suspense, Thriller
  • Kennedy and King: The President, the Pastor, and the Battle over Civil Rights by Steven LevingstonBiography, Nonfiction, Politics
  • Love Story: The Baxter Family, Book 1 by Karen KingsburyChristian, Christian Fiction,Fiction, Romance
  • Magpie Murders by Anthony HorowitzCrime, Fiction, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller
  • Miles Off Course: A Rowland Sinclair Novel by Sulari GentillFiction, Historical Fiction,Historical Mystery, Mystery
  • Murder in Saint-Germain: An Aimée Leduc Investigation by Cara BlackFiction,Suspense, Thriller
  • Odd Numbers: A Hanne Wilhelmsen Novel by Anne HoltCrime, Fiction, Suspense,Thriller
  • Pendulum by Adam HamdyFiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Perennials by Mandy BermanComing of Age, Fiction, Friendship, Women’s Fiction
  • She Rides Shotgun by Jordan HarperCrime, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Shiver Hitch: A Jane Bunker Mystery by Linda GreenlawFiction, Mystery
  • Swell by Jill EisenstadtFiction
  • The Answers by Catherine LaceyFiction
  • The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying by Nina RiggsMemoir, Nonfiction
  • The Gypsy Moth Summer by Julia FierroFiction
  • The Lost History of Stars by Dave BolingComing of Age, Fiction, Historical Fiction
  • The Ministry of Utmost Happiness by Arundhati RoyFiction
  • The Party by Robyn HardingFiction, Psychological Suspense, Psychological Thriller, Suspense, Thriller
  • The People We Hate at the Wedding by Grant GinderFamily, Family Life, Fiction, Humor
  • The Songs by Charles EltonFiction
  • The Sunshine Sisters by Jane GreenFiction, Women’s Fiction
  • The Trial of Adolf Hitler: The Beer Hall Putsch and the Rise of Nazi Germany by David KingHistory, Nonfiction
  • The Tunnel by Carl-Johan VallgrenCrime, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • The Weight of Ink by Rachel KadishFiction, Historical Fiction, Jewish Interest, Judiasm
  • The Whole Way Home by Sarah CreechFiction
  • Wolf on a String by Benjamin BlackFiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Mystery, Historical Thriller, Mystery,Suspense, Thriller
  • You’ll Never Know, Dear by Hallie EphronFiction, Suspense, Thriller

New Paperback June 6th  –

  • American Ulysses: A Life of Ulysses S. Grant by Ronald C. WhiteBiography, History,Nonfiction
  • Before the Fall by Noah HawleyFiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Blood Wedding by Pierre LemaitreFiction, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller
  • Broken Trust: A Badge of Honor Novel by W. E. B. Griffin and William E. Butterworth IVAdventure, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Closed Casket: A Hercule Poirot Mystery by Sophie HannahFiction, Mystery
  • Darktown by Thomas MullenFiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Thriller, Suspense, Thriller
  • Dear Mr. M written by Herman Koch, translated by Sam GarrettFiction, Psychological Suspense,Psychological Thriller, Suspense, Thriller
  • Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland StoneFiction, Young Adult 12+
  • Generous Fruits: A Survey of American Homesteading by Barbara Bamberger ScottHistory, Nonfiction
  • Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War by Mary RoachMilitary, Nonfiction,Science
  • Here Comes the Sun by Nicole Dennis-BennFiction
  • Here I Am by Jonathan Safran FoerFiction
  • Hungry Heart: Adventures in Life, Love, and Writing by Jennifer WeinerEssays, Nonfiction
  • Irena’s Children: The Extraordinary Story of the Woman Who Saved 2,500 Children from the Warsaw Ghetto by Tilar J. MazzeoBiography, Nonfiction
  • Jonathan Unleashed by Meg RosoffComedy, Fiction, Romance
  • Marrow Island by Alexis M. SmithFiction, Mystery
  • Melville in Love: The Secret Life of Herman Melville and the Muse of Moby-Dick by Michael SheldenBiography, History, Nonfiction
  • Mercury by Margot LiveseyFiction, Literary
  • Miller’s Valley by Anna QuindlenFiction
  • Siracusa by Delia EphronFiction
  • So Say the Fallen by Stuart NevilleFiction, Mystery, Psychological Suspense, Psychological Thriller,Suspense, Thriller
  • Steeplejack by A.J. HartleyFantasy, Mystery, Science Fiction, Supernatural, Young Adult 13+
  • Takedown: A Small-Town Cop’s Battle Against the Hells Angels and the Nation’s Biggest Drug Gang by Jeff Buck, Jon Land, and Lindsay PrestonCrime, History, Memoir
  • Thanks for the Trouble by Tommy WallachFiction, Young Adult 14+
  • The Boy at the Top of the Mountain by John BoyneFiction, Historical Fiction, Youth Fiction
  • The Children by Ann LearyFamily Life, Fiction, Women’s Fiction
  • The End of Temperance Dare by Wendy WebbFiction, Gothic, Supernatural, Supernatural Fiction,Supernatural Thriller, Suspense, Thriller
  • The Gatekeeper: Missy LeHand, FDR, and the Untold Story of the Partnership That Defined a Presidency by Kathryn SmithBiography, History, Nonfiction
  • The Innocents: A Quinn Colson Novel by Ace AtkinsFiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • The Singles Game by Lauren WeisbergerFiction, Women’s Fiction
  • The Wangs vs. the World by Jade ChangFiction
  • They May Not Mean To, But They Do by Cathleen SchineFiction
  • Valley of the Moon by Melanie GideonFiction
  • With Malice by Eileen CookFiction, Mystery, Psychological Suspense, Psychological Thriller, Suspense,Thriller, Young Adult 14+, Youth Fiction

Games:

Video Game Releases week of June 4th –

  • Across the Moment: vol one (PC)
  • The Existance Abstract (PC)
  • Conarium (PC)
  • Hell Warders (PC)
  • WILL: A Wonderful World (PC)
  • Star Fleet Armada Rogue Adventures (PC)
  • Monolith (PC)
  • Mini Rollers (PC)
  • Stoire (PC)
  • Amber’s Magic Shop (PC)
  • Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap (PC)
  • Breaking Fast (PC)
  • Subject A-119 (PC)
  • Adjacency (PC)
  • The Vagrant (PC)
  • Pixel Worlds (PC)
  • Jump Stars (PC)
  • Dark Rose Valkyrie (PS4)
  • DiRT 4 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • ClaDun Returns: This is Sengoku! (PS4, PC)
  • Wipeout: Omega Collection (PS4,
  • SUPERBEAT: XONiC(PS4,
  • The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind (PS4, Xbox One)
  • The Town of Light (PS4, Xbox One)
  • Perception (PS4, Xbox One)
  • Neighborhorde (Xbox One, PC)
  • Superbeat: Xonic (Xbox One)
  • Zazen (Xbox One)
  • Refunct (Xbox One)
  • Farming Simulator 18 (3DS, VITA)

Manga: (From Otaku Calendar!)

Releases for June 6th –

  • Assassination Classroom Vol. 16 (Manga) US
  • Black Clover Vol. 7 (Manga) US
  • Bloody Mary Vol. 7 (Manga) US
  • Captive Hearts of Oz Volume 2 (Manga) US
  • Devils’ Line, 7 (Manga) US
  • Everyone’s Getting Married Vol. 5 (Manga) US
  • Fairy Tail: Rhodonite (Manga) US
  • Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma Vol. 18 (Manga) US
  • Haikyu!! Vol. 12 (Manga) US
  • Kamisama Kiss Vol. 24 (Manga) US
  • Kuroko’s Basketball Vol. 6 (Manga) US
  • Manga in Theory and Practice: The Craft of Creating Manga (Manga) US
  • My Lesbian Experience With Loneliness (Manga) US
  • Noragami: Stray God 18 (Manga) US
  • One Piece (Omnibus Edition) Vol. 20 (Manga) US
  • Please Tell Me! Galko-chan Volume 3 (Manga) US
  • Seraph of the End Vol. 12 (Manga) US
  • So Cute It Hurts!! Vol. 13 (Manga) US
  • Yona of the Dawn Vol. 6 (Manga) US

Coming to DVD and/or Streaming June 6th – 

  • Aaron’s Blood
  • Aftermath
  • All Nighter
  • The Assignment
  • A Cure for Wellness
  • The Last Word
  • The Sense of an Ending
  • A United Kingdom

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